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Friday, July 17, 2020   (0 Comments)
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Congratulations to ASCP's 40 Under Forty Honorees!

The ASCP 40 Under Forty program recognizes members under the age of 40 for their achievements and leadership qualities that are making an impact on pathology and laboratory medicine.  Pathologists, Laboratory Professionals, and Residents are chosen annually through an application or nomination process.  The program has recognized worthy members of the laboratory team both nationally and internationally.

Five individuals are selected as the 40 Under Forty Top Five through a combination of public voting and committee selection.

Vote for your favorite honoree by Friday, July 31, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. CT, and help select the Top Five!

Kristina Grieco, PA(ASCP) CM

Kristina Grieco
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Kristina Grieco, PA(ASCP)CM, has practiced pathology since 2010.  She began as a laboratory support technician and gross technician at NorthShore University HealthSystem in Evanston, Illinois.  In that role, she learned to gross small cases, maintained records per CAP regulation standards, and organized the laboratory for the inspection.  She attended Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, in North Chicago, Illinois, becoming a pathologists’ assistant.  Ms. Grieco began her career as a PA at NorthShore University HealthSystem.  In 2015, she joined the staff at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois, where she has grossed many more complex cases and became a leader in her department. Later, she obtained a position as the senior pathologists’ assistant at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, where she specializes in neuropathology and hematopathology and performs a dramatically different role than in her previous positions.

Abigail Skerritt-Jones, PA(ASCP)CM

Abigail Skerritt-Jones
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Abigail Skerritt-Jones, PA(ASCP)CM, grew up in Trinidad and Tobago and emigrated to the United States to pursue an education in laboratory science in Michigan.  She worked as a laboratory assistant, phlebotomist, microbiology assistant, client services representative, and an MLT at Spectrum Health Lakeland while going to school.  She graduated with an associate degree in medical assistant technology and an associate in medical laboratory technology and completed her bachelor of science in clinical laboratory science online.  She earned her master’s degree as a pathologists’ assistant at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago, Illinois.  She currently lives in Florida with her husband and five-year old son, Cameron, and her family advocates for foster care and enjoys gardening.  Mrs. Skerritt-Jones is the sole pathologists’ assistant for three Cleveland Clinic hospitals, and she is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in health science.
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